Compare Apple iPhone 6s Plus 16GB vs Samsung Galaxy A8

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SummarySummary 73 Score 76 Score
Performance Apple A9
2 GB RAM
iOS 9, up to iOS 9.0.2
Qualcomm MSM8939 Snapdragon 615
2 GB RAM
Android OS, v5.1.1
Display 5.5 inches
1080 pixels
401 PPI Density
5.7 inches
1080 pixels
386 PPI Density
Camera 12 MP (Main)
5 MP (Front)
4K Video Recording
16 MP (Main)
5 MP (Front)
Battery 2915 mAh
Li-Po
3050 mAh
Li-Ion
DisplayDisplay
Screen Size 5.5 inches 5.7 inches
Screen Resolution 1080x1920 pixels 1080x1920 pixels
Pixel Density 401 PPI 386 PPI
Display Type LED-backlit IPS LCD, capacitive touchscreen, 16M colors Super AMOLED capacitive touchscreen, 16M colors
ChipsetChipset
Brand Apple Samsung
Chipset Apple A9 Qualcomm MSM8939 Snapdragon 615
Processor Dual-core 1.84 GHz Twister 1.8 GHz Octa-core
RAM 2 GB 2 GB
GPU PowerVR GT7600 (six-core graphics) Adreno 405
CameraCamera
Rear Camera Resolution 12 MP 16 MP
Front Camera Resolution 5 MP 5 MP
Dual Camera
Video 4K Video Recording
Camera Features Autofocus, Touch Focus, Flash, Panorama, Geo-Tagging Autofocus, Touch Focus, Flash, Panorama, Geo-Tagging
GeneralGeneral
Operating System iOS Android
OS Version iOS 9, up to iOS 9.0.2 Android OS, v5.1.1
Weight 192 g 151 g
Dimensions 158.2 x 77.9 x 7.3 mm 158 x 76.8 x 5.9 mm
Thickness 7.3mm
StorageStorage
Internal Storage 16 GB 32 GB
Card Slot No microSD, up to 128 G
Other 16/64/128GB storage, no card slot 32GB storage, Expandable up to 128GB via microSD (Hybrid card slot)
CommunicationCommunication
SIM Card Slots Single SIM Dual SIM
SIM Card Type Nano-SIM Nano-SIM
Bluetooth v4.2, A2DP, LE v4.1, A2DP, EDR, LE
3.5 mm Jack Yes Yes
NFC Yes (Apple Pay only) Yes
ConnectivityConnectivity
2G
GSM 850 / 900 / 1800 / 1900
GSM 850 / 900 / 1800 / 1900
3G
HSDPA 850 / 900 / 1700 / 1900 / 2100
HSDPA 850 / 900 / 1900 / 2100
4G
LTE band 1(2100), 2(1900), 3(1800), 4(1700/2100), 5(850), 7(2600), 8(900), 12(700), 13(700), 17(700), 18(800), 19(800), 20(800), 25(1900), 26(850), 28(700), 29(700), 30(2300) - A1633
LTE band 1(2100), 3(1800), 5(850), 7(2600), 8(900), 20(800)
Wi-Fi
Wi-Fi 802.11 a/b/g/n/ac, dual-band, hotspot
Wi-Fi 802.11 a/b/g/n/ac, dual-band, WiFi Direct, hotspot
GPS
A-GPS, GLONASS
Yes, with A-GPS, GLONASS/ Beidou (market dependant)
GPRS
EDGE
Radio
BatteryBattery
Battery Capacity 2915 mAh 3050 mAh
Battery Type Li-Po Li-Ion
Standby Time Up to 384 h (3G)
Talk Time Up to 24 h (3G) Up to 17 h (3G)
Other FeaturesOther Features
Fingerprint Scanner
Waterproof
Sensors Accelerometer, gyro, proximity, compass, barometer Accelerometer, proximity, compass
Messaging iMessage, SMS (threaded view), MMS, Email, Push Email SMS(threaded view), MMS, Email, Push Mail, IM
Java No No
Other Active noise cancellation with dedicated mic , Siri natural language commands and dictation , iCloud cloud service , iCloud Keychain , TV-out , Maps , Organizer , Document editor , Photo/video editor ANT+ support , Active noise cancellation with dedicated mic , MP4/WMV/H.264 player , MP3/WAV/WMA/eAAC+/FLAC player , Photo/video editor , Document viewer
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